Tag: Windows Phones

Joe Belfiore
Face of Windows phone to leave Microsoft after 32 yrs

In a tweet on Friday, he said: "Today I shared with my team that after 32 fantastic years, I will be retiring from Microsoft.

  • Friday, 28 October 2022
Microsoft to officially kill Windows phones

San Francisco: Tech giant Microsoft has asked its users to switch to an Android or iOS device as it announced the end of support for Windows 10 Mobile. In an “End of Support” page, the company told users that Windows 10 Mobile will stop receiving new security updates after December 10. “With the Windows 10 […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Windows phones dead, Microsoft finally admits

San Francisco: After struggling to sell Windows smartphones for quite some time as Google’s Android and Apple iOS Operating Systems (OS) surged ahead, Microsoft has finally admitted that the software giant will no longer develop new features or hardware for Windows 10 mobiles. In a series of tweets, Joe Belfiore, Corporate Vice President in the […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
WhatsApp to turn off support for Windows phones

New Delhi: WhatsApp would stop support for Windows Phone on December 31, 2019 which is aligned with Microsoft’s decision to end support for their operating system, the Facebook-owned platform said on Tuesday. After Microsoft pulls support in December, device backups for settings and some apps will continue for three months until March 10, 2020. “Following […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021